Within the defamation case of MJ Akbar towards journalist Priya Ramani, the Delhi Trial Court docket has acquitted Priya Ramani .
The courtroom additionally stated in its resolution that ‘a woman has the right to submit her complaint even after decades’. The courtroom stated that it has been seen that an individual with social standing can be a sexual harasser.
Tell us that throughout the #MeToo motion, journalist Priya Ramani had accused former Union Minister and journalist MJ Akbar of sexual harassment. Akbar denied Raman and sued Ramani for felony defamation.
What’s the complete matter?
Journalist Priya Ramani accused Akbar of sexual harassment throughout the #MeToo motion in 2018. Ramani wrote an article for Vogue journal in 2017, through which he accused the previous boss of sexual harassment. Ramani wrote in his article how the individual made him really feel uncomfortable throughout the interview.
A 12 months after the Vogue article, throughout the #MeToo motion in 2018, Ramani revealed that his former boss was MJ Akbar. The incident occurred when MJ Akbar was the editor of The Asian Age. PriyaRamani labored on this firm from January to October within the 12 months 1994.